Bollywood celebrities love to experiment a lot when it comes about red carpet looks, events and so on. A large fraction of celebrity actresses opt for those extravagant designer outfits to look glamorous at these glitzy events.

However, there are few gorgeous divas who rock the sarees everytime on the red carpet and thereby, looking ravishingly beautiful!

Read on to know about the bollywood actresses who have inspired the new gen actresses to replace their western outfits with the timeless sarees!

Vidya Balan

While Vidya Balan is known for her bold roles in Bollywood, she seems to be the only actress who graces all the events in a silk saree.

Moreover, Vidya Balan also graced the Cannes festival 2013 in a saree. Her graceful Indian look was applauded by the international fashion critics a lot. Vidya believes that a woman can look equally glamorous in a traditional Indian attire, while feeling comfortable.


None of us can imagine Rekha, in an outfit other than the sarees. Seems like the actress was born for the silk sarees. The evergreen actress, Rekha is always known for her looks in silk sarees, particularly, kanjeevaram silk sarees.

Her graceful looks in silk sarees, has been an inspiration for many. The actress loves to experiment the looks with different hair styles, jewelry, and handbags.

Shilpa Shetty

If you want to know how to wear sarees in a modernized way, then you need to learn it from Shilpa Shetty. Be it a red carpet event or any other showbiz, she never fails to impress.

From traditional draping to modern silhouettes, belted sarees to dhoti sarees, her style has been constantly evolving. Such a trendsetter she is!

Madhuri Dixit

Madhuri Dixit is always known for her love for Indian ethnic fashion. Despite spending a long time abroad, the diva always approves of saree as her prime choice.

From traditional silk sarees, to the modern georgette saree, she knows exactly how to slay in a saree.


Another South Indian actress after Rekha, who has always mesmerized us by stepping out in saree. Although, known for her versatility, when it came about social events,

Sridevi’s first choice were silk sarees. Sridevi was known for her experimentation in different types of sarees like Kanchipuram silk, net sarees, etc.

February 05, 2022 — Saloni Goel